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Qinhui Rao and Kai Zhang
September 21, 2021
MB&B Assistant Professor Kai Zhang, PhD, and his postdoc Qinhui Rao, PhD, received the prestigious Gibbons Award for their work on outer-arm dynein. The Zhang lab, in...
Jeffery Tharp
September 16, 2021
An MB&B postdoc, Jeffery Tharp, PhD, has been awarded a Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00) from the NIH National Institute of General Medical Sciences. Dr. Tharp is...
Joan Steitz
September 14, 2021
Joan Steitz, PhD, Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, donated $33,000 to the Yale Center for RNA...
September 13, 2021
The latest issue of the Science for the People magazine features artistic and editorial contributions from Jake Thrasher, a Ph.D. Candidate in Molecular Biophysics &...
Joan Steitz
September 8, 2021
This month we spotlight Joan Steitz, Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and Howard Hugh Medical Institute Investigator, who has served as a faculty...
Cover of book Life's Edge by Carl Zimmer
September 2, 2021
Carl Zimmer’s latest book, Life’s Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive, was recently reviewed by PD Smith in The Guardian. Zimmer’s book explores what it means to...
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August 11, 2021
In an article published this week in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the Schlieker, Xiong, and Gerstein labs identified a new molecular player in the maintenance and...